How to make natural paintbrushes. We love to go on long nature walks and find bits and bobs to craft with. Forest school activities are so much fun and these thrifty crafts are just so much fun to make. Nature crafts are often the most beautiful too and the most interesting these natural paint brushes make the best textures and they look gorgeous too.
Play the Forest School Way
Woodland Games and Crafts for Adventurous Kids Forest School is founded on a philosophy of nature-based play and learning that encourages children to develop confidence and self-esteem. This book will get your kids outside, making and building in the real world (instead of on a computer screen!). Whether your local wo
Exploring Nature through Playdough - Wings and Roots
Use the wonderful learning resources surrounding us in the natural world to create a fun and creative invitation to play! EYFS Areas Developed: Understanding of the World: explores and talks about natural and found objects Expressive Arts & Design: explore and take interest in texture Physical: develop precision of fine motor skills through pressing, patting, pulling and pushing If you look around you’ll spot an abundance of fantastic resources to bring into your home, nursery or classroom…
Superheroes, Princesses & Monsters Mish-Mash - Stimulating Learning
A 'mish-mash' of ideas for the Early Years classroom from Rachel (",)
Random Spring 2013 Snapshots
Stomping in the Mud Playgroup starts back on September 4th & 5th. We are looking forward to another year of stomping adventures...stay ...
Process Art for Preschoolers: Painting with Yarn - Buggy and Buddy
Here's another fun and easy process art project for preschoolers- painting with yarn or string. My kids loved exploring all the designs they could create using yarn as their painting tool!
Autumn Tree Fine Motor Threading - Wings and Roots
Create a fine motor activity that's inspired by Autumn. So quick and simple to put together!